Category: Planning

5 Sites to Consider for Your Gift Registry

Weddings are joyous celebrations that bring together family and friends to witness the union of two souls. Amidst the excitement, love, and laughter, gift-giving becomes an integral part of these joyous occasions. However, choosing the perfect gift can be a daunting task for guests. That’s where a gift registry comes in handy – it provides couples with an opportunity to curate their wish list while ensuring that their loved ones find delight in selecting presents that truly reflect the couple’s desires and needs. In this blog, we will explore why having a gift registry is not only practical but also paramount for couples embarking on their journey of marital bliss. John Lewis One of the top sites to consider for your wedding gifts is John Lewis. Known for its wide range of products, this department store offers everything from kitchen appliances and home decor to fashion and beauty items. With ….

Getting Married in a Register Office

In the UK, getting married is a special occasion that involves legal and cultural significance. Marriage can be conducted in several ways, including religious ceremonies, civil ceremonies at a registry office or licensed venue. The register office is an official place for registering births, deaths and marriages in the UK. Anyone who meets the legal requirements can get married in a register office in the UK. This means that both parties must be over 18 years old and not already married or in a civil partnership. The law does not restrict marriage based on nationality or immigration status; however, there are specific requirements for non-UK citizens planning to marry in the country. What is the process of getting married in a register office? Planning a wedding day is a special event for most couples getting ready to start their life together. If you have a smaller wedding party or are ….

5 Summer Wedding Trends for 2023

Summer is the season of love and weddings. As we head into June, now is the time to make the final touches to your big day. All the months of planning are finally paying off and you’ve likely already chosen a venue, selected a caterer, and decided on décor. Now it’s time to add your personality and make the day truly memorable for your guests. Here are 5 trends for Summer 2023 that you might want to consider when finalising your plans. Bold and bright colour schemes Wedding trends are constantly evolving, and the latest craze is bold and bright colour schemes. Traditional pastels and muted tones have taken a back seat as couples opt for vibrant colours that pop against neutral backdrops. If you’re looking to inject some personality into your big day, this trend is perfect for you. Bold hues like fuchsia, emerald green, royal blue, and rich ….

Wedding Trends in 2022

For the past two years since the pandemic, there have been many changes with weddings. As we reach 2022, we’re looking forward to getting back to the norm. Some couples have had to postpone their wedding during the past year. With this new year coming, it might be the perfect time to plan ahead and finally have the wedding you’ve been waiting for.  Wedding trends are constantly changing every year, and we’ve gathered a list of trends that we’re likely to see in 2022. If you’re looking for some inspiration next year for your wedding, below are some ideas.  Outdoor Weddings As many of us had to stay in for quite some time, it’s fair to say that outdoor weddings will be a popular trend this coming year. This type of wedding is perfect during summertime, and there are many types of outdoor weddings you can opt-in for. Some examples ….

Your Wedding Invitation Questions Answered

Planning your wedding involves preparing all sorts of things like your wedding cake, dress, jewellery, flowers, venue, and so on. The list is never-ending! Then there comes a time where everything is all set, and the last part is finally inviting your guests over to your wedding day. When it comes to planning your wedding invitations, you’ll find there’s a whole new etiquette that you still have yet to learn. To help you out, we’ve listed and answered questions that may cross your mind when planning your wedding invitation. How much do wedding invitations cost? You may be wondering how much a wedding invitation will cost. It all depends on a few factors. For instance, the quantity will affect your overall cost. Couples who have many guests can benefit from discounts when ordering in large numbers. Another factor to consider is the type and design which will vary in price. ….

Factors to consider when planning an outdoor wedding

An outdoor wedding is popular amongst newlyweds. Some of the perks of having your wedding outdoor include fresh air, lovely sceneries and a massive open space for guests.  If you’re thinking of getting married outdoors in a beach, a park or in any outdoor setting, there are a few things to bear in mind. Portable toilets One of the basics you’ll need for an outdoor wedding is portable toilets. Depending on the number of guests, you may want to hire out a few of these, especially if you have quite a large group of visitors. Don’t forget to hire out accessible toilets too! Indoor space The weather can change anytime. It could start raining, or they may be strong winds during the day. In case of any changes in the weather, you’ll need to consider having an indoor space nearby for shelter. Indoor space may also be necessary for guests ….